History of English Literature [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 57 - 60 of 242

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Question 57

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

An English architect and stage-designer - Beginning 1605, joined Jacobean court to designmasques - contributed significantly to the spectacular theatre which succeeded thecommonwealth after his death - the first designer to use revolving screens to indicate scene-changes on the English stage.

Identify this artist/designer. (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Henry Arthur Jones

b.

Henry Irving

c.

William Inge

d.

Inigo Jones

Question 58

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following plays of William Shakespeare is NOT directly referred to in T. S. Eliot՚s The Waste Land? (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Coriolanus

b.

The Tempest

c.

King Lear

d.

Hamlet

Question 59

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is not a school associated with Romantic Period in English Literature? (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Fireside School

b.

The Satanic School

c.

The Cockney School

d.

The Lake School

Question 60

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion(Ꭺ)

The act of reading a text is both determinate and indeterminate. (December)

Reason(Ꭱ)

Since our reading includes both a sense of the unity of the narrative held in place at the end and the different wishes and guesses made along the way.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

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